UAE Launches International ‘Robotics for Good’ Competition
The United Arab Emirates aims high, hoping to stimulate international innovation and become a regional leader in robotics.
Chinese Robotics Investors Buy Canada’s ESI for $300M
Mobility, actuators, and robot arms for military and commercial use lead to purchases.
Throwbot Maker ReconRobotics Forced to Regroup
Slowdown in military ground robotics market believed to be only temporary.
EU Preps Robot Laws But Shouldn’t Cut Spending, MP Says
Diversion of Horizon 2020 funds raises questions about European priorities.
Ryan Calo: “The Three Big Challenges for Robotics Laws Are…”
Does the recent buzzing of the White House change the debate over drones?
Boeing, Liquid Robotics Team Up on Maritime Drones
Terms of the deal were undisclosed, but a Liquid exec says it could be worth hundreds of millions and lead to a future IPO.
The Trouble with the Triton: Northrop Grumman Taking Heat for Costs and Delays
Some in the federal government say it's taking way too long and costing way too much for the Navy to get its unmanned system from Northrop Grumman.
S. Korea Buys $814M of Northrop Grumman Global Hawks
South Korea will use the drones to monitor North Korea.
Cyber Security for Robots: Scenarios for 2030
Cyber security breaches could undermine robot market growth
Cezanne, the Tate and Robot Art Guards
Remote-controlled, after-dark robots on gallery patrol
Automotive Engineers at Knightscope Build RoboCop on Wheels
This autonomous security vehicle works for $6.25 an hour
Dr Who, the Daleks are Back…without Arms!
The robot that could give a whole new meaning to NSA-friendly surveillance
DoD Funds RE2 ForeRunner UGV
The Phase III SBIR focuses on the integration of more intelligent UGV guidance behavior
Left on the Tarmac: UAVs at the 50th Paris Air Show
Grounded at the Paris Air Show: UAVs have more hoops to fly through
Novel Sensory System for Robots: Cricket Hairs. Yes, Cricket Hairs!
A cricket’s flow-sensing system could assist robots with near-field interaction, object detection and classification